'It was a hell of a shock' – dog walker finds man's body in Ipswich river
PUBLISHED: 20:07 13 August 2018 | UPDATED: 16:52 15 August 2018
The body of a man has been discovered in the River Gipping in Ipswich.
Police were called at about 10.30am this morning to reports that a body had been discovered in the River Gipping near London Road, Ipswich.
Emergency services are currently on the scene and a police cordon is in place.
Enquiries are continuing into the circumstances of the incident.
A dog walker, who did not want to be named, made the discovery near a footpath behind Suffolk Retail Park.
“I was walking my dog along the footpath behind Argos, Dunelm and The Range,” he said.
“It was a hell of a shock.”